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Man sentenced to 1 year for sexually assaulting UD student
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:39:00 -0500
A man accused of sexually assaulting a University of Delaware student after luring her to his car has pleaded guilty to unlawful sexual contact and criminal impersonation.

Businessman sentenced for illegal oyster trafficking
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:43:00 -0500
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A Maryland businessman convicted of trafficking in illegally possessed oysters is now headed to prison.

Takoma Park hosts reception for arts exhibit
Gazette.net / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:31:34 -0500
Documentary film x2018Fed Up' to be shown in Silver Spring

Three charged in robbery at Radio Shack
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:06:00 -0500
Two men and one teenager were charged in connection with a strong-arm robbery at a Newark electronics store last month.

High court to hear appeal from Baltimore police officer
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:45:00 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will hear an appeal from a former Baltimore city police officer convicted on charges of extortion and conspiracy to commit extortion.

Iraq launches operation to retake Tikrit from Islamic State
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:35:00 -0500
BAGHDAD (AP) — Backed by Iranian-supported Shiite militias, Iraqi forces launched a large-scale offensive Monday to retake Saddam Hussein’s hometown from the Islamic State group, the first in a series

Mikulski’s retirement creates rare opening in Md.
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 22:16:00 EST
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski's startling announcement Monday that she will not seek re-election in 2016 after more than four decades in elected office set off a political free-for-all as Maryland's most powerful politicians began to position themselves for the opportunity to run for a rare open...

Caroline tops state ranking in agriculture
StarDem.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0500
GOLDSBORO — Caroline County is the top agricultural county in the state of Maryland.

Syria’s civil war linked partly to drought, global warming
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:00:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — The conflict that has torn Syria apart can be traced, in part, to a record drought worsened by global warming, a new study says.

2 men arrested after separate incidents outside White House
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:04:00 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — United States Secret Service personnel responded to two security incidents at the White House, one late Sunday and the other Monday morning. The agency says that in both instances, t

U.N. warns against complacency as Ebola fight enters new phase
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:00:00 -0500
BRUSSELS — The United Nations is urging donors, organizations and countries fighting Ebola in West Africa not to give in to complacency as the death toll from the virus climbs toward 10,000.

Baltimore County officers shoot armed suspect in city
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:04:00 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say three Baltimore County police officers shot an armed suspect during an investigation in northeast Baltimore City.

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